September 4, 2017

Vol.217 / No.5

September 4, 2017

Faith Dispatches

According to a new report, a large gap exists between the median salaries of administrative positions and pastoral positions.

A family from Haiti approach a tent in Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle, Quebec, stationed by Royal Canadian Mounted Police, as they haul their luggage down Roxham Road in Champlain, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Dean DettloffAugust 14, 2017

Refugees who initially fled from places in Africa were treated for frostbite after crossing the northern border on foot.

Politics & Society Dispatches
Melissa VidaAugust 14, 2017

For newly appointed Cardinal Gregorio Rosa Chávez, the time is right to revive Romero’s legacy in a country still battered by violence and poverty.

Faith Features
Sonja LivingstonAugust 23, 2017

On finding reconciliation in a post-contrition era.

Faith Features
Mark OppenheimerAugust 24, 2017

There are tens of thousands of Jewish-Catholic intermarriages in the United States, and a good number of them involve partners with strong commitments to their separate traditions.

Charlottesville, Va., July 8, 2017 (Photo credit: James Sneed, Flickr)
Faith Faith in Focus
Nichole M. FloresJuly 12, 2017

The church’s opposition to racism should be a consistent and constant force in our country.

Rainbow flags fly alongside the U.S. flag outside the U.S. Embassy to Italy in Rome June 16. A prayer service was held nearby at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in remembrance of the victims of the Orlando, Fla., terrorist attack (CNS photo/Paul Haring).
Arts & Culture Books
Nicholas P. CafardiJune 27, 2017

Father James Martin's new books talks clearly and openly about an issue that daunts and taunts our church.